France -More temp workers lose jobs -September 21, 2012

Another 18,900 temp jobs were lost over the second quarter of 2012, reports the Ministry of labour. The number of temporary workers fell in all sectors and reportedly continued to fall in July, leading to expectations for a further drop in the third quarter. Worst hit was the industrial sector, shedding 13,600 temporary workers, corresponding to over 5% of the total.



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